TORONTO, Ontario – The 100th Grey Cup Festival is excited to announce that tickets for the 48th Vanier Cup will go on sale to the public on Thursday, October 4 at 12:00 PM EST. Tickets are priced at $51.00* and can be purchased online through Ticketmaster at www.ticketmaster.ca.
This highly competitive and electrifying stand-off will be played at Rogers Centre on Friday, November 23 at 7:30 PM as part of the 100th Grey Cup Festival.
Canadian Interuniversity Sport football has never been stronger and this year’s championship game will surely illustrate that fact. Already an intense season with four teams having a perfect record to-date, it’s still anybody’s guess as to who will be playing in the final. One thing is for sure, the action will be non-stop in the fight to claim the title of 2012 Vanier Cup champions.
With a fervent crowd of 25,000 strong last year in BC, expectations are high for record-breaking attendance having the Vanier Cup back in Toronto where it all began. Tickets have been in huge demand, with over 60% of available tickets already claimed in the pre-sale! Don’t miss out on this football classic and a chance to see the next stars of the CFL when tickets go on sale. Don your favourite school colours and be a part of history during the 100th Grey Cup Festival!
To purchase tickets, go to www.ticketmaster.ca. For more information about the 48th Vanier Cup go to www.vaniercup.ca or www.100thgreycupfestival.ca.
* Plus applicable taxes and service charges.
About Canadian Interuniversity Sport
Canadian Interuniversity Sport is the national governing body of university sport in Canada. Every year, 11,000 student-athletes and 700 coaches from 54 universities and four regional associations vie for 21 national championships in 12 different sports. CIS also provides high performance international opportunities for Canadian student-athletes at Winter and Summer Universiades, as well as numerous world university championships. For further information, visit www.cis-sic.ca or follow us on:
About the 100th Grey Cup Festival
The 100th Grey Cup Festival is an “Invitation to Our Nation”, uniting Canadians from coast-to-coast in Toronto for a ten-day, eleven-night festival encompassing over 50 events ranging from traditional team parties, galas and player awards to a football film festival and family fun zone at great venues including the Metro Toronto Convention Centre and Yonge Dundas Square. Complete with street parties, entertainment and activities, the 100th Grey Cup will be a sport and cultural celebration that befits this iconic Canadian game. To learn more about the 100th Grey Cup Festival, please visit the official website at www.100thgreycupfestival.ca.